College Recruiting

NYS Distance Swimmer Matthew Styczen Verbals to UVA for 2021

Styczen is a versatile, distance-oriented nab for the Cavaliers. Right now, he’s best suited for the distance free and IM races.


European Junior Championships Finalist Jan Karolczak Verbally Commits to UVA

Jan Karolczak, who represented Poland at the 2019 European Junior and World Junior Swimming Championships, has verbally committed to Virginia.


Badger Swim Club Miler Caroline Pennington Verbals to UVA Class of 2025

This summer in long course, Pennington went lifetime bests in the 400 free, 800 free, and 1500 free at the 2019 Speedo Junior Nationals.


Sectionals Champion Mason Romantic (2020) Sends Verbal Commitment to Brown

Mason Romantic, who won the 1500m free at CA/NV Sectionals in Santa Clarita last summer, has verbally committed to Brown for the fall of 2020.


World Championship Finalist Anna Elendt Verbally Commits to Texas

Anna Elendt, who finished 7th at the 2019 World Championships in the 50 breaststroke representing Germany, has verbally committed to the Texas Longhorns.


Backstroke Specialist Nyah Stahl Commits to Division I UMBC’s Class of 2024

York and York County YMCA’s Nyah Stahl has committed to swim at UMBC beginning in the fall of 2020. She is the first from her class to commit to the school.

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2019 Summer Juniors Finalist Micah Chambers Commits to Missouri State

2019 Futures and Summer Juniors qualifier Micah Chambers announced his decision to swim at Missouri State University beginning in the 2020-2021 season.

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Summer Jrs Qualifier Elyse Heiser (2021) Verbally Commits to In-state Hoosiers

Zionsville Swim Club’s Elyse Heiser has announced her verbal commitment to Indiana University’s class of 2025.

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Georgia State Champion Zach Franklin Changes Commitment from Air Force to UGA

After committing to Air Force last year, Zach Franklin has recommitted to the University of Georgia, where he’ll begin this spring.


Summer Juniors Finalist Alex Neff Sends Verbal Commitment to Virginia Tech

Alex Neff of TIDE Swimming has verbally committed to in-state Virginia Tech for 2020-21.


Olympic Trials Qualifier, #12 Ella Bathurst Commits to Virginia

Olympic Trials qualifier Ella Bathurst verbally commits to Virginia, bringing the Cavaliers even more versatility to a growing class of 2021.


Local Freestyler Ryan Wylie Verbally Commits to University of Georgia

Ryan Wylie, who currently trains with the Athens Bulldog Swim Club, will stay close to home and swim for the University of Georgia in college.

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Canadian World Jr Champs Semifinalist Bailey Herbert Verbally Commits to UCLA

At the 2019 World Junior Championships, with Team Canada, Herbert made the semifinals in the 50 breast and finished 15th overall.

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Another 2021 Verbal for UVA: Minnesota’s Abby Kapeller Announces Commitment

Abby Kapeller, who recently moved from Aquajets to Riptide, has verbally committed to swim at the University of Virginia beginning in the 2021 school year.


#13 Trent Frandson Makes Verbal Commitment to Cal for 2021

Trent Frandson, the top 500-freestyler in the class of 2021, has announced his verbal commitment to Cal.


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